Therapist / Physical Therapist Job in Hilo, Hawaii / Hospital
Posted on: December 23, 2018
Job Category Physical Therapist Profession Rehab Specialty Shift Duration 13 Weeks Start Date 08/20/2018 Pay Rate $42.00 - $44.50 Job Description & Requirements Physical Therapist - Rehabilitation - Travel (PT - Rehab) Physical therapists (PTs) are health care professionals who diagnose and treat individuals of all ages, from newborns to the very oldest, who have medical problems or other health-related conditions that limit their abilities to move and perform functional activities in their daily lives. PTs examine each individual and develop a plan using treatment techniques to promote the ability to move, reduce pain, restore function, and prevent disability. In addition, PTs work with individuals to prevent the loss of mobility before it occurs by developing fitness- and wellness-oriented programs for healthier and more active lifestyles. Physical therapists provide care for people in a variety of settings, including hospitals, private practices, outpatient clinics, home health agencies, schools, sports and fitness facilities, work settings, and nursing homes. State licensure is required in each state in which a physical therapist practices Required Qualifications ACTIVE HI LIC
Required skills and minimum years of experience. minimum 2 years work experience in at least 1 of the following settings working with adults (Acute, SNF, rehab hosp., outpatient) Preferred Qualifications Required skills and minimum years of experience. minimum 2 years work experience in at least 1 of the following settings working with adults (Acute, SNF, rehab hosp., outpatient) About the Facility Proudly serving residents of the Hilo area, this medical center is the largest facility in the Hawaii Health Systems Corporation and provides care to a wide range of patients, alongside sister institutions Ka'u Hospital and Hale Ho'ola Hamakua. The facility was established in 1897 and has grown from a 10-bed hospital to a 276-bed state-of-the-art medical institution, with numerous accredited clinics and an in-house home care agency. The facility offers a full suite of services, including 24-hour ER, cardiac care, EEG, oncology and imaging, among others. Facility Location The largest community on the largest island in Hawaii, Hilo offers the best of the tropical wonders of the Rainbow State. Here you'll find abundant parks and beaches, tropical botanical gardens, museums, the area's leading university and astronomy center, and much more. The natural wonder of active volcanoes is just minutes away at Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park. Job Benefits Allied travel assignments are typically for 13 weeks and offer generous packages that include:
Competitive pay rates
Medical, Dental, Vision
401(k) and Flex Spending
Accident and Short-term Disability Coverage
Free Continuing Education
Free Private Housing
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About the Company Med Travelers, an AMN Healthcare company, is the leader in allied healthcare staffing. Our relationships with numerous healthcare facilities - including hospitals, home health agencies, school systems, and long-term care facilities - enable us to offer the most current temporary therapy positions and medical imaging jobs. And our traveler customer service is among the best in the industry. AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer. We encourage minority and female applicants to apply.
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